Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Citation classics from social indicators research : the most cited articles edited and introduced by Alex C. Michalos / edited by Alex C. Michalos
Published Dordrecht : Springer, ©2005


Description 1 online resource (viii, 622 pages) : illustrations
Series Social indicators research series ; v. 26
Social indicators research series ; v. 26.
Contents Citation Classics: The Idea and the Collection -- Social Indicators Research: A Case Study of the Development of a Journal -- Developing Measures of Perceived Life Quality: Results from Several National Surveys -- The Quality of Life in Large American Cities: Objective and Subjective Social Indicators -- Quality of Life -- Does Money Buy Satisfaction? -- On the Multivariate Structure of Wellbeing -- The Structure of Subjective Well-Being in Nine Western Societies -- Measures of Self-Reported Well-Being: Their Affective, Cognitive, and other Components -- Satisfaction and Happiness -- The Stability and Validity of Quality of Life Measures -- The Analysis and Measurement of Happiness as a Sense of Well-Being -- Multiple Discrepancies Theory (MDT) -- A Review of Research on the Happiness Measures: A Sixty Second Index of Happiness and Mental Health -- Top-Down Versus Bottom-Up Theories of Subjective Well-Being -- Assessing Subjective Well-Being: Progress and Opportunities -- Is Happiness a Trait? -- On the Trail of the Gold Standard for Subjective Well-Being -- The Domains of Life Satisfaction: An Attempt to Order Chaos
Summary "Social Indicators Research" has been the leading journal for scholarly research in the field of Quality-of-Life measurement. Published in celebration of this accomplishment, this volume features 19 articles, drawn from the 34 most frequently cited articles in the journal's history. It also includes an introductory essay written by Michalos
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
In Springer e-books
Subject Social indicators research
Quality of life -- Research
Social history.
Quality of life.
Social Conditions
Quality of Life
social history.
quality of life.
Quality of life -- Research.
Sociale indicatoren.
Sociaal-wetenschappelijk onderzoek.
Social indicators research.
Sciences sociales.
Sciences humaines.
Quality of life -- Research.
Social indicators -- Research.
Sociale indicatoren.
Sociaal-wetenschappelijk onderzoek.
Genre/Form Bloemlezingen (vorm)
Form Electronic book
Author Michalos, Alex C
ISBN 9781402037429